by Public Relations Office
May 17, 2005
Cedarville, OhioCedarville University junior Isaac Abbott is one of only 69 engineering students nationwide to be named a scholar through the Tau Beta Pi (TBP) national engineering honor society. The electrical engineering major will receive $2,000 toward his final year of studies at Cedarville.
Abbott was chosen based on his excellent academic credentials, campus leadership and service, and promise of future contributions to the engineering profession. The Sumner, Maine, native is a member of Cedarville`s Ohio Nu chapter of TBP.
TBP seeks to recognize engineering students and alumni for their distinguished scholarship, exemplary character, and professional attainment. The association boasts more than 469,000 initiated members.
Cedarville University`s Elmer W. Engstrom Department of Engineering offers ABET-accredited B.S.M.E. and B.S.E.E. programs and a recently added B.S.Cp.E. program. Cedarville students have an exceptional track record in professional society collegiate design competitions, and CU engineering graduates have one of the highest Fundamentals of Engineering exam pass rates in Ohio and the nation. For more information about Cedarville engineering programs, call 937-766-7680.